The origin of sacred Number Four in Kalenjin

If there is a sacred number in Kalenjin, it is Number Four(Ang’wan).Why did ancient Kalenjin decided that four becomes a sacred number and not 2,3,5,7.9 etc.? The Kalenjin form time immemorial have been guided by Nature and sorroundings ....

Kipsigis people of Kalenjin

Living in Kalenjin dominated part of Kenya for several years; I have gained adequate knowledge about who they are, where they come from and what they do as part of their culture though modern life is gradually eroding the...

Evolution and shrinking of Kalenjin Languageover 3000 years period

There is no doubt that Kalenÿjïin language has evolved and shrunken tremendously over the last two to four millennium. It is no shrunken that out of about 50,000-word stock 3000 years ago, Kalenÿjïin language has only about 15,000-word stock...

Kalenjin, Nilotic Tribe of Rift Valley

Right at the center of the magnificent Rift Valley lays a community that is admirable, the Kalenjin. Kalenjin include the Nandi, Kipsigis, Keiyo, Tugen, Marakwet, Tirik and Sabei (sabaot) The Kalenjin arrived in Kenya from the plains of Sudan along...

8 Interesting Facts about Kalenjin

interesting  facts about Kalenjin The Kalenjin are an ethnic grouping of eight culturally and linguistically related tribes. Keiyo, Marakwet, Suk (Pokot), the Terik and the Sabaot (Who live in Mount Elgon Region). They presently occupy Keiyo-Marakwet County, Tranzoia County, Kericho...

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THE PETRIFIED FOREST, SIBILOI NATIONAL PARK

The Petrified Forest is approximately 5 km away from the Karsa Gate (the main entrance to the Sibiloi National Park). There are signs inside...

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